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The Monstar and Ulmann equal top weights for Glasshouse Handicap

The Monstar and Ulmann equal top weights for Glasshouse Handicap

27 Jun, 2017

The Brett Cavanough trained The Monstar and Darren Weir’s Ulmann are equal top weights for the Listed $175,000 HMR Projects Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Ulmann, above, is equal top weight with The Monstar for the Glasshouse Handicap at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Last start Randwick winner …

2017 Mackay Cup top weight Craiglea Deken to carry 61kg

2017 Mackay Cup top weight Craiglea Deken to carry 61kg

27 Jun, 2017

The widely travelled Craiglea Deken has been handicapped with the top weight of 61kg for the $75,000 Mackay Cup (1800m) at Ooralea Race Course in Mackay on Saturday.

Trainer Krystle Johnston, above, has nominated Craiglea Deken for the 2017 Mackay Cup. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Craiglea Deken is the winner of fourteen races from thirty-nine …

Benzini top weight for 2017 Caloundra Cup

Benzini top weight for 2017 Caloundra Cup

27 Jun, 2017

Kiwi stayer Benzini has been allocated the top weight 59.5kg for the Listed $175,000 The Pump House Caloundra Cup (2400m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Benzini, above, has been allocated the top weight for the Caloundra Cup at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Adrian and Harry Bull trained Benzini had to …

Spring G1 sprints on the agenda for Missrock

Spring G1 sprints on the agenda for Missrock

27 Jun, 2017

Rising four year mare Missrock will be targeting the Group 1 sprints during the 2017 Melbourne Spring Carnival which will include the Manikato Stakes and the Darley Classic.

Missrock, above, will kick off her 2017 Melbourne Spring Carnival in the Schillaci Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Missrock showed that she was up to …

A wet track could lure The Monstar to the Glasshouse Handicap

A wet track could lure The Monstar to the Glasshouse Handicap

27 Jun, 2017

The prospect of another Winter Carnival wet track at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday could lure trainer Brett Cavanough to run his last start Randwick winner The Monstar in the Listed $175,000 HMR Projects Glasshouse Handicap (1400m).

The Monstar, above, would like a wet track for the Glasshouse Handicap at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by …

Laing hoping Lord Of The Sky can grab a slot in The Everest

Laing hoping Lord Of The Sky can grab a slot in The Everest

27 Jun, 2017

Trainer Robbie Laing is hoping that his veteran sprinter Lord Of The Sky can grab a slot in the $10m The Everest (1200m) at Randwick on October 14.

Lord Of The Sky, black, white and red colours, and Chautauqua, purple and yellow, fight out the finish of the 2015 T J Smith Stakes at Randwick. …

Caulfield Cup Spring target for stablemates Bonneval and Jon Snow

Caulfield Cup Spring target for stablemates Bonneval and Jon Snow

27 Jun, 2017

Kiwi stablemates Bonneval and Jon Snow’s 2017 Melbourne Spring campaign will be aimed towards the Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on October 21.

Australian Oaks winner Bonneval. above, will be set for the 2017 Caulfield Cup at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

The two rising four year olds gave Cambridge co-trainers …

Tavago back in contention for Caulfield – Melbourne Cup campaign

Tavago back in contention for Caulfield – Melbourne Cup campaign

26 Jun, 2017

Last year’s Australian Derby winner Tavago is back in contention for a Caulfield – Melbourne Cup campaign during the 2017 Melbourne Spring Carnival.

Tavago, above, is being set for a Cups campaign during the 2017 Melbourne Spring Carnival. Photo by Steve Hart.

Cranbourne based co-trainers Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young produced Tavago to win the …

Monsieur  Gustave to chase home town victory in Glasshouse Handicap

Monsieur Gustave to chase home town victory in Glasshouse Handicap

26 Jun, 2017

Local trainer Darryl Hansen will be chasing a home town victory with Monsieur Gustave in the Listed $175,000 HMR Projects Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Sunshine Coast trainer Darryl Hansen, above, is hoping for a home town victory with Monsieur Gustave in the Glasshouse Handicap. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Monsieur Gustave …

Acatour among the nominations for 2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas

Acatour among the nominations for 2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas

26 Jun, 2017

Team Snowden can add to their Winter Carnival haul with Acatour who is among the thirty-two nominations for the Group 3 $125,000 XXXX Sunshine Coast Guineas (1600m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Acatour, above, is among the nominations for the Sunshine Coast Guineas at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Steve Hart.

The father and …